Rapper The Jacka Remembered In Oakland One Year After His MurderPeople gathered in East Oakland Thursday night to light candles for a rapper who spoke for the streets just one year ago.
Hip Hop Fans Throw A Birthday Party For Oakland Rapper The Jacka, Months After His Unsolved MurderFans celebrated the 38th birthday of the late Bay Area rapper known as The Jacka Wednesday night.
3 Weeks After Rapper The Jacka's Murder, Oakland Police Name No Suspects, Make No ArrestsNearly three weeks after rapper "The Jacka" was gunned down in East Oakland, police have not named a suspect and have not made any arrests despite being close enough to the killers to hear the gunshots that took his life.
Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their RespectsBy all accounts, the Jacka was loved. As part of Mob Figaz he helped define Bay Area hip hop.
Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their RespectsLast night, Bay Area rapper The Jacka was killed by a gunshot in Oakland.
Bay Area Rapper 'The Jacka' Killed In East Oakland Shooting37-year-old Dominic Newton, who went by the stage name “The Jacka,” was shot by an unidentified gunman.